Liv E Jensen

Staff Research Assistant
biochemistry of nucleosome methylation

Liv is currently working on purifying and assembling the nucleosome components for in vitro assays of heterochromatin spreading, as well as developing tools to visualize spreading in a single-molecule approach.  Liv did her undergraduate work at UC Berkeley, where she was a several time NCAA champion in swimming, and in her spare time she enjoys swimming in the ocean and sailing on the San Francisco Bay.